Intro to Photography
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Art, Media and Technology
Department: Art, Media & Technology
Course Number: PSAM 1050
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Photo Practices is required for students considering the Photography Minor and is also open to non-Photo Majors. This course provides an overview to photography as a visual language. Students are introduced to fundamental techniques in photography focusing on digital processes. Students learn and explore the methods and aesthetics of photographic images through a variety of assignments, readings, field trips and lectures. This hands-on technical course provides students with an understanding of digital capture, editing, and output utilizing current equipment and software. Students are encouraged to experiment with different modes of photography and to create a final project based on individual interests.
Course Open to: Degree Students
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
Open to: All School of Art, Media, and Technology undergraduate degree students; except Photography majors.


Open to Undergraduate students.


Not open to Photography students.